Technical Specialist, Injury Management (Workers Compensation)
CLOSER BRAVER FASTER The Role The purpose of this role is to ensure that there is appropriate, timely and cost-effective intervention in place for files at risk of long-term impairment. This includes building effective relationships with internal and external customer and providing excellent customer service. Key Responsibilities Drive best practice injury claims management through claims review processes, staff coaching/training, provider partnerships, process improvements, projects, and more Optimise claims and portfolio outcomes via best practice injury management Recommend and lead claims initiatives to enhance segment purpose and outcomes Identify injury management shortfalls and implement frameworks to address them Ensure claims in your allocated team and portfolio have a current and appropriate strategy for RTW/Health, Treatment, and Occupational Rehabilitation Coach and educate claims staff to enhance claims practice and outcomes Coordinate and lead claims conferencing processes with rehabilitation providers to expedite work and health outcomes Provide advice and support to customers and regulators as needed Lead and support business projects as required Lead and support regulator engagements and projects as required Adhere to all relevant legislation and regulatory guidelines Reinforce IAGâ€™s reputation as a best practice provider of personal injury claims services Skills & Experience Tertiary qualification/s in an Allied Health discipline.
3 yearsâ€™ experience in occupational rehabilitation and/or allied health clinical experience. Experience interpreting and communicating complex medical information and best practice injury management strategies. Coaching experience Demonstrated ability to identify opportunities and influence stakeholder behaviour About Us At IAG, we believe that everyone has a unique point of view to share, shaped by their life experiences, cultures & passions.
We celebrate and commit to: Proud to be me â€“ we value difference, not sameness Together â€“ harnessing our collective wisdom enables us to be our best for our customers & each other No boxes â€“ itâ€™s not about labels, boxes or categories; Itâ€™s about building a diverse and inclusive mindset into everything we do IAG is the largest general insurance group in Australia and New Zealand. We own some of the regionâ€™s most trusted brands, including NRMA Insurance, CGU, SGIO, SGIC and WFI. Letâ€™s Talk Start your career journey with us and click â€˜Applyâ€™ Applications close on Sunday 19 January 2020 at 23:59 AEDT.
In addition to a diverse and inclusive culture, some of our benefits include 13% superannuation, 50% insurance discounts, flexible work and leave options, generous parental leave and return to work program, recognition and reward program, and various corporate partner discounts. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply for this position. LI-ORM.